"I've worn it (No. 16) the past few years because of Bob Clarke. I don't know him, but a few years ago I watched a show on TV about him and how he managed to play hockey despite having Type I diabetes." -- Max Domi
He could have picked No. 28, the number his father, Tie, wore with the Toronto Maple Leafs from 1995 to 2006. Or 13, the number he wore as a youngster because Mats Sundin was one of his favorite players. Or 93 for Doug Gilmour, another of his father's well-known former teammates.
Instead, Domi opted for No. 16, in honor of Philadelphia Flyers Hall of Famer Bobby Clarke.